• Russell Crowe's Divorce Auctions Sells Memorabilia For $2.8 Million
Russell Crowe's Divorce Auctions Sells Memorabilia For $2.8 Million

To finance his divorce from ex-wife Danielle Spencer , Russell Crow auctioned off nearly $4 million worth of his own stuff in an event cleverly titled " The Art of Divorce " on his 54th birthday (and wedding anniversary) this weekend. The wrist cuffs matching the breastplate went under the gavel for $32,000. Even the wooden training sword fetche...

Read more

  • Trinidad and Tobago make history at Commonwealth Games
Trinidad and Tobago make history at Commonwealth Games

In between the attention turned to weightlifting , where transgender athlete Laurel Hubbard was a gold-medal favorite and her involvement in the over 90-kilogram class was causing some debate. Mehuli was trailing Veloso till the last shot in the final. Yadav and Thakur's haul took India's overall weightlifting medal tally to five gold, a silve...

Read more

  • Panchayat polls in Bengal a warm up match for BJP
Panchayat polls in Bengal a warm up match for BJP

With almost 40 of the 42 Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal located in villages and semi-urban areas, administered by panchayats, an absolute control of the rural bodies is a must for political parties to have an upper hand on rivals in the next year's Lok Sabha polls.

Read more

  • 'Orbanization' of Europe? Western media alarmed over Hungary PM's decisive victory
'Orbanization' of Europe? Western media alarmed over Hungary PM's decisive victory

Near-complete results showed that his right-wing Fidesz party romped home with nearly half of the votes , or 48.8 per cent, very likely giving it a two-thirds majority and a legislative carte blanche. The 69% of voters who turned out to cast their ballot handed Fidesz a supermajority in the Hungarian parliament, having captured two-thirds of the...

Read more

  • Ky. Gov. Bevin to speak about 'fiscal responsibility'
Ky. Gov. Bevin to speak about 'fiscal responsibility'

Senate President Robert Stivers, R-Manchester, and House Speaker Pro Tempore David Osborne, R-Prospect, issued a joint statement hours after Bevin's announcement responding to the vetos, saying the governor is "misguided in his interpretation of the budget and the revenue bills".

Read more

  • Woman 'embalmed alive' in hospital error
Woman 'embalmed alive' in hospital error

Her mother accused physicians of "murder" following the incident in her home city of Ulyanovsk , Russia , The Sun reports. 'And they knew very well that they washed up her body with a poison - and they did nothing to help... The woman was then placed on life support and her heart stopped beating in several instances, according to the newspape...

Read more

  • Gov. Doug Ducey deploys 225 National Guard members to Arizona border
Gov. Doug Ducey deploys 225 National Guard members to Arizona border

Texas officials showed images over the weekend of guard members arriving at the border but the state's National Guard did not respond to queries Monday about how numerous 250 troops it said would be at the border soon had arrived. He says he's pleased they will play support roles only. Trump talked about last week he wishes to ship between 2,00...

Read more

  • Woman Accused Of Decapitating Man Tells Police 'Let Me Get My Heads'
Woman Accused Of Decapitating Man Tells Police 'Let Me Get My Heads'

Mills reportedly told officers " you have to take me back and let me get my heads ", while in the deputy's auto on its way to the Sheriff's Office, according to court documents. The 41-year-old reportedly advised deputies that she was minimize after being thrown by means of a glass door, and gave authorities a false title. A glove matching the on...

Read more

  • Florida woman claims wind blew cocaine into her purse
Florida woman claims wind blew cocaine into her purse

The police report then goes on to list why the drugs ended up in her possession. I mean, when was the last time you saw a tiny plastic snap bag full of cocaine being whisked along on a strong breeze? Also a preferred hawt bixch is Florida woman, Kennecia Posey .

Read more

  • Carrie Underwood Will Make Her First Public Appearance Since Gruesome Facial Injury
Carrie Underwood Will Make Her First Public Appearance Since Gruesome Facial Injury

Underwood will make her move back into the country music spotlight by returning to the stage at the upcoming 53rd Annual ACM Awards . On Monday, April 9, 2018, the Academy of Country Music announced that the " Before He Cheats " singer will premiere her soon-to-be released single this Sunday at the 2018 Academy of Country Music Awards.

Read more

  • Bus strikes overpass on Long Island, mangling roof
Bus strikes overpass on Long Island, mangling roof

He estimated the height of the clearance to be less than 10 feet. The top of the bus was sheared off by the collision, which occurred as the bus was traveling late Sunday on the Southern State Parkway in Lakeview, about 20 miles east of New York City.

Read more

  • 67-year-old art dealer killed in Trump Tower fire
67-year-old art dealer killed in Trump Tower fire

In 1999, Trump lobbied NY councillors against a proposed measure obligating high rise landlords to install sprinkler systems, following a blaze at a property not owned by the then real estate magnate which killed four people. "When I saw the television, I thought we were finished", said Masson, who lives on the 36th floor with her husband, Narinder...

Read more

  • Released data shows Arabs not among Cambridge Analytica scandal Facebook users
Released data shows Arabs not among Cambridge Analytica scandal Facebook users

Facebook says that from today , affected users will receive detailed messages on their news feeds . Sandberg said the company is doing audits, but warned it could find more data breaches. Along with that, over 1 million each in the UK, Indonesia, and Philippines are the affected users. If they want, they can shut off apps individually or tur...

Read more

  • Trump says China will take down trade barriers, deal on IP - Tweet
Trump says China will take down trade barriers, deal on IP - Tweet

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on the CBS there was a risk of a trade war between the United States and China but that he did not expect one. The new White House economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, said Sunday that a "coalition of the willing" - including Canada, much of Europe and Australia - was being formed to pressure China and that ...

Read more

  • Wilmoth: Week of warming to make it (finally) feel like spring
Wilmoth: Week of warming to make it (finally) feel like spring

A modest warming trend will occur to end the week as southerly flow returns. We will be looking at a mix of sun and clouds. But clearly it's the South Island most exposed to the cold snap with snow on the ranges and some alpine passes and only mid single digit highs for some towns.

Read more

  • Crown Prince in Paris to Launch 'New Strategic Partnership'
Crown Prince in Paris to Launch 'New Strategic Partnership'

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has visited tech giant Apple as part of a series of visits to USA tech companies. The 32-year-old is considered the de facto Saudi leader and has recently led a modernising drive in the strictly religious kingdom, which includes allowing cinemas to open and women to drive.

Read more

  • US, North Korea begin secret talks ahead of planned Trump-Kim meeting
US, North Korea begin secret talks ahead of planned Trump-Kim meeting

In a sign that a potential meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may come to fruition, the United States and North Korea have reportedly been holding direct backchannel planning talks. "Even if we were aware of the talks, we can not comment on it", said an anonymous official, according to Yonhap News Age...

Read more

  • Tensions heightened along Israel-Gaza border as conflict continues
Tensions heightened along Israel-Gaza border as conflict continues

Israeli aircraft have struck a Hamas target in the Gaza Strip, in response to two explosive devices found near Israel's border with the territory. Israeli tanks on Sunday fired shells at three suspects near the northern part of the border fence after soldiers say they spotted them trying to illegally cross into Israel.

Read more

  • Teacher Shares Photo Of Broken Chair, Gets $44000 In School Supplies
Teacher Shares Photo Of Broken Chair, Gets $44000 In School Supplies

She said the walkout not only had the chance to increase school funding and inspire teachers, Cruzan also thought it would be a teaching moment for students. Alarm bells about the state's struggle to staff classrooms with qualified teachers have been sounding for years. "It's not always about teacher pay; it's about them first".

Read more

  • Syrian town attacked with sarin, killing 70 and affecting thousands
Syrian town attacked with sarin, killing 70 and affecting thousands

Syrian state media reported that its air defenses intercepted a number of incoming missiles, but that others hit the base. The two leaders " agreed to exchange information on the nature of the attacks and coordinate a strong, joint response", the White House said .

Read more

  • US Military Denies Responsibility For Syria Missile Strikes
US Military Denies Responsibility For Syria Missile Strikes

The sole on-the-spot accounts come from the White Helmets, celebrated by the media as a rescue organization, but affiliated with the anti-Assad "rebels" and largely funded by the United States , Britain, Germany and other imperialist powers.

Read more

  • Met Police Chief Announces More Stop And Search To
Met Police Chief Announces More Stop And Search To "Suppress" London Violence

However, in an interview with Sky News, commissioner Dick suggested Londoners should wait until the end of 2018 before comparing the two cities. We are very good at that. Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick announced a taskforce consisting of 120 officers on April 5 in response to the violence, and promised a more proactive approach to p...

Read more

  • Facebook to notify users affected by Cambridge Analytica scandal
Facebook to notify users affected by Cambridge Analytica scandal

The user will then be able to turn off third-party apps individually or altogether. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg is expected to testify before Congress this week, as lawmakers seek answers about users' privacy on the site. The spokesperson said that from Tuesday the company would begin showing users which apps they connected to at the ...

Read more

  • Russian Federation blames Israel for missile attack on Syrian airbase
Russian Federation blames Israel for missile attack on Syrian airbase

According to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, most of the 14 killed were either Iranian forces or Iran-backed proxies supporting the Syrian government. In February, Israel confirmed that it had targeted the same airfield in Homs, after an Iranian drone entered Israeli airspace. "By striking [Syrian President Bashar al-Assad]...

Read more

  • Missiles attack air base in Homs province
Missiles attack air base in Homs province

A military airport in Syria has come under missile attack, the country's state media has reported. The state broadcaster said explosions were heard at the T-4 airfield near Homs, which is close to the ancient city of Palmyra in central Syria.

Read more